July 14 2007 Took out Hood stiffeners, reworked metal
Acid etch, reinstalled stiffeners, epoxy primed.
Also reworked one hinge. Getting close to turn it red.
May 29 2006 Body back on this time with the new hood (bonnet)
Scheduled for windscreen June 7th.
(Drives like a dream - the caster is correct!)
July 24 2005 Seat and top installed. (fog caused by humidity outside and I didn't notice it!.
July 8, 2005 Sprayed cowl with etch primer and urethane primer surfacer.
July 6, 2005 Trip to Tim's Upholstery to fix buggy rail by shortening top rests.
Floyd Jaehnert checks straightness of rest before welding.
July 5, 2005 Steve and Dave make cowling and install.
July 1st, 2005 Progress in spite of all vendors!! Left fenders painted red.
This is the work... Sanding guide coat - and sanding, and sanding...
Floorboards look especially nice - wish I had the parking brake lock made...
And now - - a look at what it takes to make a real nice paint job... (You are looking at real dollars)
Including a fresh air mask and flannel shirt...
Then there's the real incentive - - - the carrot on the stick!!..
June 27, 2005 Forget about Tim's Upholstery - re scheduled to July 6th
June 24, 2005 Tim's Upholstery sez seats will be done June 28th (Bev & my Anniversary) - Stay tuned.
Details of Bike Speedometer - Wish it didn't reset every time I start engine!!
June 11, 2005 A look at the work done on the seats and top.
June 9, 2005 Found the front seat riser not tall enough. Lowell made added piece to install.
June 9, 2005
May 27, 2005 Body sitting on frame.
May 20, 2005 Took top bow up to Tim's Upholstery - got progress report.
May 14, 2005 Batteries in situ. Top jigged fine business.
April 29, 2005 Firewall gets married to body.
April 14, 2005 Steve loves his new small part gun - works fine on the seats also
April 14, 2005 Seats painted and off to the upholsterer
January 28, 2005 Steve tests the steering column he just
1/1/2005 Happy New Year!!
Yes, I didn't get to drive the chassis around the building as planned.
11/17/2004 Lowell helped install firewall and reconnect the top and bottom of the body.
10/30/2004 Lowell finished bottom body parts - Looks Great!
All wood is being painted with Kwik-Poly before gray epoxy prime.
9/30/2004 Worked on splash aprons, fenders, irons.
Got eye bolts for fenders. Cut and mounted running boards. Wheels are being started.
Jugs cleaned at 40 over, crank done. John Wolf starting line bore operation.
August 6, 2004
July 21, 2004
July 21, 2004